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Student Faces Gun, Alcohol Charges at School

Posted January 23, 2008 6:04 p.m. EST

— A 19-year old student was charged Wednesday with bringing alcohol and a weapon onto school property, authorities said.

James Randall Monroe, of 5474 Lazybrook Court in Fayetteville, was charged with possession of a weapon on school property and possession of alcohol by a person under the age of 21.

Monroe, a senior at Seventy-First High School, was arrested at the school after a BB gun and five bottles of alcohol were found under the front seat of a Suzuki Grand Vitera parked in the school lot, authorities said.